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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2018
   Country      2016       2017       3/2017     3/2018  % Change    3/2017     1/2018     2/2018     3/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD    260189582 211166887   55686214   54095930     -2.86 255043368  205809827  206114579  209576603     -17.83  100.00

     CHINA P  157563670 132310086   35375346   32891306     -7.02 158018361  127665499  127418457  129826046     -17.84   61.95

     KOR REP   34143017  26544239    6478755    6778325      4.62  32551663   26430639   26896791   26843809     -17.53   12.81

     CHINA T   23282320  21706102    5386335    5122687     -4.89  24284186   20477054   20511135   21442454     -11.70   10.23

     CANADA    11625270   6953466    1131624    4122519    264.30   8896882    8142562    8998952    9944361      11.77    4.74

     TURKEY    10348783   8116700    2182782    1595536    -26.90   9387348    7881470    7658357    7529454     -19.79    3.59

     INDIA      3866984   2381599     487683     854326     75.18   3472539    2446703    2586267    2748242     -20.86    1.31

     MALAYSA    3859859   3144165    1089059     612810    -43.73   4130783    2963059    2848052    2667916     -35.41    1.27

     JAPAN      2652176   2029497     522956     409778    -21.64   2480678    2012631    2063291    1916319     -22.75    0.91

     THAILND    1415251   1177039     396483     360649     -9.04    866088    1405848    1229379    1141205      31.77    0.54

     MEXICO     1333201    654369      25585     408108   1495.11   1134295     828276     905519    1036892      -8.59    0.49

     VIETNAM    3333477   1216195     503826     246057    -51.16   2836226    1125638     962891     958426     -66.21    0.46

     GERMANY    4017141   1345194     926628     208628    -77.49   3682016    1074669     840895     627194     -82.97    0.30


     _WTO     260185910 211162637   55686214   54095298     -2.86 255039874  205805577  206110329  209571721     -17.83  100.00

     _OECD     61082702  44200024   11087332   12927785     16.60  55611174   44791908   45488906   46040477     -17.21   21.97

     _W HEMI   13594395   7888565    1238380    4599100    271.38  10598962    9250223   10148998   11249285       6.14    5.37

     _NAFTA    12958471   7607835    1157209    4530627    291.51  10031177    8970838    9904471   10981253       9.47    5.24

     _ASEAN     9341840   6227204    2133495    1375620    -35.52   8541045    6208000    5811572    5469329     -35.96    2.61

     _EU27      4805460   2294157    1234555     397546    -67.80   4567448    2069215    1667341    1457148     -68.10    0.70

     _EU28      4805460   2294157    1234555     397546    -67.80   4567448    2069215    1667341    1457148     -68.10    0.70